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Thursday, February 12, 2015
Jascha Kaykas-Wolff, Whittier College

Alumnus Jascha Kaykas-Wolff '98 was recently interviewed regarding his expertise as the Chief Marketing Officer for BitTorrent,  BitTorrent recently announced that it would be offering on-demand, original content similar to media produced and... More

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
NAICU logo

President Sharon Herzberger visited Washington D.C. in early February to attend NAICU's (National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities) Annual Meeting. NAICU serves as the unified national voice of private nonprofit higher... More

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Christopher Mendoza

​Hillview Middle School Science teacher, Christopher Mendoza ’03, was named the 2013-2014 East Whittier City School District Teacher of the Year. Christopher joined the dedicated Hillview staff in 2010 after teaching at East Whittier Middle School... More

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Whittier College's JanTerm classes give students the opportunity to get ahead, catch up, or enroll in a faculty-led study abroad course. This past January, students explored topics such as social media and theatre, nanotechnology and society,... More

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Louie Perez and David Hidalgo

An exciting slate of writers and performing artists will be part of the 2015 Whittier College Writers Festival. The festival runs from April 14 through April 16. The Writers Festival is sponsored in part by the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the... More

Monday, February 2, 2015
Super Bowl 2015

Professor of Religion Joe Price was included in an article posted by The Week about the cultural phenomenon that the Super Bowl has become since it was first played in 1967. The Super Bowl has created "a convergence of sports, politics, and myth... More

Monday, February 2, 2015
Ted Conover

Accomplished author Ted Conover will be a Visiting Scholar in the Center for Collaborations with the Arts on February 23-24 when he will host student writing workshops and discuss his book Rolling Nowhere. In his book, Conover details his early... More

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Thursday, January 29, 2015

As the Spring semester approaches so does Society New Member Education formerly known as “Pledging” which begins on Friday, January 30th and ends on Saturday, February 28th.   NME is a time for potential new society members to learn about the... More

Monday, January 26, 2015
MLK event

Whittier College celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With an evening of music, song, and words of wisdom. The event, The Modern March: Celebrating How Far We Have Come and Recognizing How Far We Have Yet To Go, was co-sponsored by... More